What Diamond Clarity Is Best?

What Diamond Clarity Is Best?

Welcome to Pineforest Jewelry's guide on diamond clarity. Our aim? To make your journey in choosing the perfect diamond as seamless and enlightening as selecting from our exquisite jewelry range. With a history rooted in trust, expertise and a commitment to our patrons, we know diamonds. So, let's delve into the dazzling world of diamond clarity.

Understanding Diamond Clarity

Diamond clarity is like the fingerprint of a gem; unique and telling. Defined by the inclusions (internal flaws) and blemishes (external flaws), it’s an essential aspect of a diamond's value. And like the array of stunning engagement rings at Pineforest Jewelry, clarity varies. The widely-accepted GIA Clarity Scale, for instance, ranges from Flawless to Included categories.

Factors Affecting Diamond Clarity

Every diamond tells a story. Inclusions and blemishes are natural characteristics formed during its creation. The size, location, and nature of these can greatly affect a diamond’s clarity and its value. Just as our custom design service allows for personalization, understanding these factors ensures you get a diamond that resonates with your story.

Benefits of High Clarity Diamonds

For those seeking the pinnacle of diamond purity, Flawless and Internally Flawless diamonds are the zenith. Their rarity commands a higher price, making them an exquisite choice for engagement rings. Just as Jim and Linda Mills envisioned Pineforest Jewelry to offer the "WOW Experience," high-clarity diamonds surely deliver that same sentiment.

The Appeal of Mid-Range Clarity Diamonds

Balance is key. VVS and VS diamonds offer a harmonious blend of beauty and value. With nearly invisible inclusions, they are often chosen for their remarkable appearance and reasonable price point. Perfect for everyday wear or as an engagement ring that signifies the balance in love.

Considering Lower Clarity Diamonds

For the budget-conscious or those preferring a larger stone, SI and I categories might be ideal. These diamonds have visible inclusions but hold their own charm. Paired with Pineforest Jewelry's expert consultation, you can find a diamond that matches both your aesthetic and budget.

Practical Tips for Choosing the Right Clarity

From the moment you step into Diamond Jim's Pineforest Jewelry Experience, our goal is to guide you. Consider the relationship between clarity and price, and view diamonds under varied lighting. And remember, our Ask Diamond Jim blog series is an invaluable resource for insights and advice.


Diamond clarity is personal. It’s about finding what speaks to you, aligns with your budget, and fits the intended purpose. At Pineforest Jewelry, we pride ourselves on personalizing this experience for you. From our diverse offerings to our unique services like jewelry repair and custom designs, we're here to help.

We invite you to explore our stunning collection and experience our personalized service. Also, we proudly offer a 10% discount to our revered first responders and military personnel. Your next exquisite jewelry piece awaits you at Pineforest Jewelry.